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Friends of Rigoberto Romero, who was shot and killed near the intersection of 24th and Shotwell streets on July 1, arranged a memorial in Romero's honor near the intersection. Photo by Laura Waxmann

Shooting Claimed Life of “Ambassador of Shotwell Street”

Many of the Shotwell street residents who heard the gunshots that claimed Rigoberto Romero’s life on Friday night had seen the 27-year-old grow up over the years. Some of them were family members. “We heard...
A police car cruises the Oakdale and Palou Muni platform along Third Street.

Bayview Responds to T-Third Muni Violence

En Español District 10 community leaders worked this week to bridge the divide between Asian and African American residents, a rift exacerbated by high-profile crimes against Asian residents on the platform of the T-Third Street...